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Arcana naturae detecta (1695)

Author: Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van, 1632-1723; Blois, Abraham de, fl. 1679-1720; Verkolje, Jan, b. 1650; Kroonevelt, Henrik van, fl. 1688-1700
Subject: Microscopy; Physiology; Natural history
Publisher: Delphis Batavorum [Delft] : Apud Henricum a Krooneveld
Pages: 660
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language: Latin
Call number: 62621
Digitizing sponsor: Getty Research Institute
Book contributor: Getty Research Institute
Collection: getty; americana

Full catalog record: MARCXML

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Contains letters 32, 33, 37, 39-41, 61-92

Added engraved t.p. Engraved port. of Leeuwenhoek by Abraham de Blois after Jan Verkolje

Signatures: *⁴(*3+2*1) A-4C⁴ 4D⁴(-4D4)

Includes index and errata

Getty c. 2 bound with: Arcana naturae, editio altera. Leiden : Cornelis Boutesteyn, 1696 (93-B13690)

In c. 2 title leaf of 2nd title in sammelband (Leeuwenhoek's Continuatio epistolarum) bound before title leaf of present work. Plates mistakenly bound facing p. 13, 20, 26, 59, 155 and 229 should face those pages in pt. 2 of Arcana naturae (1696)

Binding, c. 1: vellum. Author & title in gilt on spine, date written beneath. Edges sprinkled red & blue. Etched bookplate of Christian Ernst, Graf zu Stolberg, dated 1721 and signed by "Sg." Property stamp on t.p. of Fürstlich Stolberg. Bibliothek Wernigerode

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